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Oliver Wheeler
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1782
Hillsboro Center
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1854
Freedom
Cattaraugus County
New York, USA

Son of Oliver Wheeler of Acton, Massachusetts, and Hepzibah Munroe Wheeler of Billerica, Massachusetts. Married Hannah Ashby of Salem, Massachusetts, 27 May 1802 in Hillsborough. Resided subsequently in Salem, in Farmington, Ontario County, New York, and in Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York.

Oliver and Hannah's eldest child, Harriet Page Wheeler Decker Young, became the first white woman (or more precisely, the senior member of the first group of three) in the Great Basin, accompanying Brigham Young in 1847. Son Charles Oliver died as an infant, in 1805. Sons Benjamin Franklin and Henry Hammond became grocers in the area of Akron, Ohio. Daughter Clarissa Caroline married Caleb Sawyer and pioneered in Livingston County, Michigan. Oliver's 1854 will mentions no children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Oliver Wheeler (1748 - 1833)
  Hepzibah Munroe Wheeler (1751 - 1829)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Ashby Wheeler (1782 - 1868)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Page Wheeler Young (1803 - 1871)*
  Henry Hammond Wheeler (1806 - 1886)*
  Clarissa Caroline Wheeler Sawyer (1811 - 1840)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abi Wheeler Carter (1775 - 1846)*
  Eli Wheeler (1780 - 1853)*
  Oliver Wheeler (1782 - 1854)
  Abigail Wheeler Hartwell (1788 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elton Cemetery
Elton
Cattaraugus County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Andy Anderson
Record added: Jul 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20587923
Oliver Wheeler
Added by: Andy Anderson
 
 
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